What's on in May 2016

Date : 5th March 2016 - 5th June 2016

This wide-ranging exhibition focuses on Cumbria’s rich artistic heritage represented in Tullie House Museum’s extensive collection of Cumbrian art. It features specific places depicted by nationally recognised artists from past and present, including Carlisle, the Lake District, Cumbria and further...

Date : 12th March 2016 - 8th May 2016

Writing revolutionised the ancient world – for the first time people began to record their thoughts and store information for future generations to read and interpret thousands of years later. The Ancient Egyptians were at the forefront of this process and this exhibition tells the fascinating...

Date : 18th April 2016 - 4th July 2016
Time : 7:30 pm - 7:45 pm

The Monday Alternative Film Season- April - July 2016 All screenings start at 7.45pm, doors and bar open from 7pm   April - July Season Ticket: £54.00 (Over 15s only) Tickets for individual screenings: £5.50 / £5.00 concessions and members Advance booking is strongly recommended   18th April -...

Date : 2nd May 2016
Time : 7:45 pm

Doors and bar open from 7pm The Dressmaker (12A) Dir: Jocelyn Moorhouse, Australia, 2015, 118 mins A glamorous woman returns to her small town in rural Australia. With her sewing machine and haute couture style, she transforms the women and exacts sweet revenge on those who did her wrong.

Date : 3rd May 2016
Time : 1:00 pm

TUESDAY LUNCHTIME LECTURES Talks Start at 1pm in the Lecture Theatre, and last approximately 30 minutes. Our popular programme of engaging lunchtime talks continues. Admission is free and there is no need to book, but please arrive promptly to secure a seat. We aim to offer a varied programme of...

Date : 4th May 2016

Spend time with other families at our sessions for children up to 5 years old. Our sessions have a range of activities including crafts and creative play, and if the weather's nice we make use of our beautiful gardens! 12:30pm to 2:30pm

Date : 8th May 2016

  Every Sunday during Cumbrian term times, 1 – 4pm Join us for a range of fun interactive activities linked to our collections or exhibitions. Handle real objects, try on costume and get creative with a range of crafts. (Please find out more information about our weekly Family Friendly Sunday ...

Date : 8th May 2016
Time : 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

If you enjoy craft and textile activities this group could be the perfect opportunity for you to meet people with similar interests, share skills and ideas, and simply enjoy an afternoon at the museum knitting and nattering! Each month you will get the opportunity to try out a new technique with a...

Date : 9th May 2016
Time : 7:45 pm

Doors and bar open from 7pm Trash (15) Dir: Stephen Daldry, UK/Brazil, 2014, 114 mins Set in the favellas of Brazil, three kids who make a discovery in a garbage dump soon find themselves running from the cops and trying to right a terrible wrong. Portuguese with English subtitles

Date : 14th May 2016

The Tullie Time Travellers is a club for 8 – 14 year olds who meet up once a month to explore history, natural sciences and the arts. We do object handling, sleepover at the museum and go on a trip every year. Whatever you’re interested in we’ve got something to inspire you at Tullie! 9 January –...


Contact Us

Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery Trust.
Castle Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8TP

Tel: 01228 618718
E-Mail: enquiries@tulliehouse.co.uk

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